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From Gerber to working prototype – a PCB manufacturing overview

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The electronics industry – just as with marketing… even politics – is often guilty of an over reliance on jargon.  This is also true of the ubiquity across the industry of O.P.As (often pointless acronyms). That’s not to say, of course, that the process isn’t complicated, with many precise stages in the process between your […]


PCB Fabrication – Scoring & Routing

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Printed Circuit Board fabrication has come a long way. There was a time when, if a customer ordered 100 PCB’s that’s exactly what he got. 100 individual Printed Circuit Boards. My very first job in the industry, way back in 1978, was to Pin Rout hundreds of boards…all day, every day! We can of course […]